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by GregS_72
Jun 23rd, 2019 1:50 pm
Forum: C3 General
Topic: replacing tail panel advice needed
Replies: 0
Views: 287

replacing tail panel advice needed

I have to replace the tail panel on my '72 project. Can I do it with body off the chassis (preferred since it will save me some hassle) or should I get the body temporarily back on the chassis? Any concerns with body lines lining up, etc if I do it off the chassis? It is just the tail panel after al...
by GregS_72
Jun 23rd, 2019 1:34 pm
Forum: Discuss the Project
Topic: Project update
Replies: 124
Views: 48506

Re: Project update

any updates MaineVette? Life continues to get in the way of my project, but back at it again recently now that it is summer
by GregS_72
Jun 23rd, 2019 1:30 pm
Forum: Discuss the Project
Topic: Progress on my 1972 restoration
Replies: 4
Views: 544

Re: Progress on my 1972 restoration

Looks great! I'm in the middle of a '72 project myself... http://www.forum.corvette-restoration. ... f=8&t=1350 It's been slow going the last couple years... life gets in the way! :willy:
by GregS_72
Aug 25th, 2018 10:14 am
Forum: C3 General
Topic: Lift Off! My 1972 Resto-Mod Begins
Replies: 63
Views: 29498

Re: Lift Off! My 1972 Resto-Mod Begins

Thanks... good advice for sure!
by GregS_72
Jul 26th, 2018 6:39 pm
Forum: C3 General
Topic: Lift Off! My 1972 Resto-Mod Begins
Replies: 63
Views: 29498

Re: Lift Off! My 1972 Resto-Mod Begins

Two long years later, but finally another milestone... paint removal is complete :Hurray: By far my least favorite part of the whole process to this point. I've updated my blog at https://1972corvetterestomod.blogspot.com/ so if you get a chance to check it out please do. With the paint off the body...
by GregS_72
Jun 29th, 2018 11:01 pm
Forum: Tools & Equipment
Topic: razor blade paint removal
Replies: 5
Views: 1964

Re: razor blade paint removal

Heat gun in combo with the razor blades worked really well. Often could get down to bare fiberglass in some areas... gouging the fiberglass is easy to do though!
by GregS_72
Jun 29th, 2018 10:57 pm
Forum: Discuss the Project
Topic: camshaft specs for your build
Replies: 2
Views: 921

Re: camshaft specs for your build

That works... thanks! :thumbs:
by GregS_72
Jun 28th, 2018 10:31 pm
Forum: Discuss the Project
Topic: camshaft specs for your build
Replies: 2
Views: 921

camshaft specs for your build

MaineVette...
I see the listed specs for your camshaft in your project updates, but do you have a pic of the cam card you can post? Want to compare it to ideas I have. If not, do you know the Intake Valve Closing Point ABDC in deg?

thanks :cheers:
Greg
by GregS_72
Jun 28th, 2018 10:26 pm
Forum: Discuss the Project
Topic: Project update
Replies: 124
Views: 48506

Re: Project update

almost there! congrats!!! My project keeps getting stalled as well, but back at it lately
by GregS_72
Aug 4th, 2016 5:35 pm
Forum: C3 General
Topic: Rear Differential crossmember
Replies: 12
Views: 3893

Re: Rear Differential crossmember

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